Not a member of the 49th Parliament
Most recent appearances in parliament
If this MP has contributed more than once to a debate, only one speech is shown.
- Local Government (Auckland Reorganisation) Bill - Second Reading (14 May 2009)
Speech expand: "I join other members on this side of the House who are Auckland MPs committed to Auckland and the advancement of New Zealand. We are not being treated to a pretty sight by members opposite in the arguments they advance in the course of debate on the Local ..."
- Internal Affairs, Minister—Ministerial Requirements (12 May 2009)
Answer: "Yes, I believe so."
- Internal Affairs, Minister—Ministerial Responsibilities (12 May 2009)
Answer: "Yes, I believe I have carried out my responsibilities as required."
- Gambling Amendment Bill (No 2) - Second Reading (5 May 2009)
Speech expand: "In a crowded House and before a full gallery I move, That the Gambling Amendment Bill (No 2) be now read a second time. The bill amends the Gambling Act 2003. We have progressed this bill, which was introduced by the previous Government, because it ..."
- North and South Islands, Māori Names—Consultation with Māori (5 May 2009)
Answer expand: "I understand, from the New Zealand Geographic Board, that this consultation is being conducted because there are several different known Māori names for each island. The board will be writing to iwi throughout the country by early June, to seek their known ..."